Quite the opposite. The prospectus books have aimed to put guys on
the cover who are still under the national radar. Baseball Prospectus
this year, for instance, had Josh Phelps of the Blue Jays on it's
cover. Kirilenko was strongly considered, as were Zach Randolph and
Gilbert Arenas and probably one or two other guys I'm not remembering
at the moment.
--- In APBR_analysis@yahoogroups.com, "wimpds" <wimpds@y...> wrote:
> Cool. Well, given how Milwaukee's been gutted, he'll certainly get
> plenty of opportunity to show whether or not he can be the main
> Was anyone else in the mix? Andrei Kirilenko?
> I'm curious, is there any pressure from the publisher to go with a
> bigger star?
> --- In APBR_analysis@yahoogroups.com, "John Hollinger"
> <alleyoop2@y...> wrote:
> > It's Michael Redd. And I agree on the cover curse.
> > --- In APBR_analysis@yahoogroups.com, "wimpds" <wimpds@y...>
> > > I noticed that Amazon has Andre Miller in a Cavs uniform on the
> > next
> > > Prospectus. I assume there just isn't a new cover yet. Who's
> > > going to be? I'd go with Shawn Marion. Whoever it is,
> > > they can avoid the BP cover curse! :)